Egyptian Granite Description

it its light colored, coarse-grained igneous rock found in mountains. It is composed of mostly quartz, alkali feldspar, and plagioclase and is formed from the cooling of magma that slowly solidifies underground.

This stone is incredibly tough, resilient, and long lasting.  Obelisks, monuments, gravestones, and memorials were and still are built using granite. Today, this durable natural stone is used for many functions and purposes and widely chosen for its distinct range of colors.

Colors

colors are wide in range and vary from pink, green, black, gray, and white. This is due to the composition of the minerals found within the stone during the solidifying process. From our extensive variety of more than 20 colors, at CIDG we can provide a color for every project, taste, theme, and design for your  construction purpose.

Gray  garden paving stones is usually used to pave driveways, paving circles, and pathways setts. For these functions, different shades of gray may be applied to create a beautiful array of granite garden paving terraces and cobble setts, enhancing paving patterns, texture and color contrast. They are also chosen for being hard-wearing and economical for high-traffic areas and driveways.

White countertops generate a sense of space and luxury while black countertops generate an emphasized distinctive bold look to the space. White and black countertops are the most popular colors used in kitchens and used as worktops.

Finishing Types and Application

Granite tiles  are an excellent choice outdoors and indoors. Its granular texture makes it an adaptable stone of choice for different purposes. and  slabs It makes for exquisite granite kitchen countertops with polished finish and floor tiles with the famous red granite. Especially for kitchen countertops and bathrooms and flooring,

it is easily installed and a much-preferred stone selection for its long life- enduring heat, scratches, and a very easy to maintain stone. as its a natural stone not like the quartz countertops

it is also used to build bull-nosed steps, wall tile a cost-effective finishing type which adds plenty of character when complemented with matching paving stones. This natural stone is considered an economical feature for both traditional and economical designs building stone.

its flamed patterned surface with pencil-round edges will give elegance to walls and pool surrounds. Different finishing types are required to be considered as per the function and purpose of the stone’s use. Explore more about all the different finishing types here: (Finishing Types).

different purposes including:

  • Path slabs
  • Patio slabs
  • patio pavers
  • Garden paving balcony
  • Garden paving terrace
  • Paving driveway
  • Silver gray  kerbs
  • drive ways cobbles
  •  flamed paving slabs
  • Pool coping
  • Wall cladding
  • pavers

As the leading Egyptian marble, and limestone supplier, CIDG provides customized dimensions as needed for your project’s requirements through our 3 factories for Natural stone and slabs and 6 gray quarries. We suggest consulting with our inhouse designers and stone experts to select the appropriate  color and finishing to meet the purpose of your project.

We highly recommend the following types of granite from Egypt

absolute black

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Egyptian granite